Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
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Chapter 2 - Multiplying and Dividing Fractions - 2.2 Mixed Numbers - 2.2 Exercises - Page 123: 18



Work Step by Step

First, multiply the whole part of the mixed number by the denominator. $2\times9=18$ Then, add the product to the numerator. $18+8=26$ Put the sum over the original denominator of the fraction part to get the final answer. $\frac{26}{9}$
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